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Savannah Summer Camps 2016: Snapology Robotics, Computer Programming, Lego® Star Wars & more

Thursday, February 4th, 2016

Snapology Savannah classes, summer camps If your kids like LEGO® Bricks, they’ll LOVE this: Snapology of Savannah.

But shhh. Don’t tell them it’s educational.

Snapology of Savannah offers summer camps & after-school classes. We’ll tell you about both below.

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Summer Camps 2016
Registration opens in March
Locations will be Savannah Country Day School and The Bryan County Community Education Program in Richmond Hill.

ROBOTICS Camps
Inventors Club Robotics (ages 7+)
Snapoloy’s Space Wars Robotics (ages 7+)

COMPUTER PROGRAMING Camps
snAPP Video Game Design (ages 8+)

THEMED Camps (ages 5-10)
Lego® Star Wars
Minecraft®
Ninjas
Friends®

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2016 Summer Camps @ Savannah Country Day School

May 31-June 3
9:30am-12:30pm Star Wars®
1:30-4:30 Video Game Design

June 6- June 9
9:30-12:30 Space Wars Robotics
1:30-4:30 Inventors Robotics

June 13- June 16
9:30-12:30 Minecraft
1:30-4:30 Inventors Robotics

*To register for the camps listed above and for camp descriptions and more information please go to the
Savannah Country Day School website here and click on the Summer Programs tab. Registration forms can be found on the website. Registration opens in March.

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2016 Summer Camps Bryan Co. Community Education Program, Richmond Hill

June 20-June 23
9AM-Noon Video Game Design
1-4PM Ninjas

June 27-June 30
9AM-Noon Minecraft®
1-4PM Space Wars Robotics

July 11-July 14
9-Noon Star Wars®
1-4PM Inventors WeDo Robotics

July 18-July 21
9AM-Noon Minecraft®
1-4PM Lego® Friends

*To register for the Bryan Co. Community Ed camps and for camp descriptions and more information please stop by 120 Constitution Way Richmond Hill or call 912-459-5116.

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After-School Snapology Classes continue through May at:

-Bryan Country Community Education Program in Richmond Hill (120 Constitution Way, Richmond Hill phone number is 912-459-5116)
-Savannah Country Day School (see school website here for after school program information and registration forms)
-Savannah Christian Prep School (see school website here for after school program information and registration forms)
-St. Elizabeth’s Church Preschool (see Snapology of Savannah website here for more information or ask the child’s teacher for more information on Snapology classes at this school).

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Star Wars Adventures with LEGO class @ Savannah Christian Prep 

Attention Savannah Christian Preparatory School parents.

Registration is now open for the next session of Snapology after-school classes at your school.

Adventures with Lego STAR WARS will be offered at your school for 6 weeks, Mondays March 7- April 25 (skipping March 21-28), 2:45-3:45PM.

Registration forms and more information can be found on your school website by clicking here or on Lower School- Beyond the Day- After School Activity Programs.

Space is limited and classes fill up fast.

If you love STAR WARS, this is the class for you. Come participate in Star Wars themed activities using LEGO bricks and other interactive learning tools, build scenes from the movie, your favorite characters, space ships, light sabers, you name it.

May the force be with you. Come build and learn with Snapology of Savannah.

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Birthday Parties

Bring the LEGO® birthday party to you.

Snapology of Savannah‘s Birthday Party-To-Go is a LEGO® fanatic’s dream come true.

The children will spend 1 hour engaged in LEGO® building activities with Snapology of Savannah‘s party facilitator based on the theme of your choice. A large assortment of LEGO® bricks and baseplates will be available for children to use.

Choose from one of the popular themes & learn more here. 

Snapology of Savannah offers after-school classes, summer camps & birthday parties, savannah.snapology.com, Snapology of Savannah is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Loyalists & Liberty kids’ program @ Savannah History Museum

Thursday, February 4th, 2016

loyalists liberty Savannah History Museum Loyalists & Liberty: A Revolutionary War Experience at Savannah History Museum & Battlefield Memorial Park.

The story of Savannah’s role in the American Revolution comes alive. This hands-on family-friendly experience starts in Savannah History Museum, where you will learn about Savannah at the time of the Revolution, conditions of a soldier in the American militia, and events leading up to the 1779 Battle of Savannah. The program concludes on Battlefield Memorial Park with musket firing demonstrations, while you join in our reenactment of the militia attack on this British fortification.

This special program offers visitors an in-depth understanding of the Revolutionary War in Savannah.

It includes a musket demonstration and a visitor reenactment on Battlefield Memorial Park.

Included with purchase of See 3 Pass and/or admission to Savannah History Museum.

Program is at 10:30AM, 12:30PM, and 2:30PM on Fridays & Saturdays in February 2016 and first weekends of March 2016.

Tours meet in the lobby behind the Visitor’s Center. (with the mural)

For more information, click here or call 912.651.6840 x 303.

Savannah History Museum, 303 MLK Jr. Blvd. Savannah, 31401, www.chsgeorgia.org/SHM Coastal Heritage Society is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser. 

 

Register now: Old Fort Jackson Family Campover 2016

Monday, February 1st, 2016

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Tickets are now on sale for Old Fort Jackson’s annual Family Campover March 4-5 2016 in Savannah.

Spend the night in Georgia’s oldest brick fort. Children will train as soldiers from the American Revolution and participate in a reenactment of the 1778 Battle of Savannah. Adults will train as Civil War soldiers and learn the drill for the 12 lb. howitzer, the fort’s historic cannon, plus fire the weapon. Dinner, snacks and breakfast will be provided.

Preregistration and prepayment are required.

Click here to register. Registration is limited to 80 participants.

PRICING (Includes all activities and food):

Adults (Ages 16+) $65**
Children (Ages 4-15) $45

** Activities for adult participants (ages 16 and up) will include training with and firing historical black powder weaponry which is reflected in this pricing structure.

This event is NOT appropriate for children younger than 4 years of age.

This year’s registration and tent setup will begin at 5pm and dinner will be served at 6:15pm, followed by many fun and exciting military activities. The night will end with s’mores, historic songs and games.

The next morning campers will rise, pack up their gear, enjoy breakfast and participate in the event closing ceremonies. 

Each ticket purchased for “Old Fort Jackson Family Campover” will support Coastal Heritage Society’s mission and expand their educational and interactive programs at Old Fort Jackson.

Old Fort Jackson
1 Fort Jackson Road
Savannah, GA 31404
912.232.3945

Coastal Heritage Society manages Old Fort Jackson, a historic fort located on the Savannah River three miles east of downtown Savannah, www.chsgeorgia.org/, Coastal Heritage Society is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Diesel Days Train Rides & Blacksmithing Demos @ Georgia State Railroad Museum, Savannah

Saturday, January 30th, 2016

Train Rides Georgia State Railroad Museum

Georgia State Railroad Museum‘s Diesel Days begin Fri. Feb. 5 2016.

There will be site tours by Diesel Train at the following times through March 27:

Fridays and Saturdays @ 11AM 11:30AM, 1PM and 2PM
Sundays @ 1PM and 2PM

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Blacksmithing Demos

Get ready for Irons in the Fire 2016 a celebration of artist blacksmithing @ Georgia State Railroad Museum in Savannah.

On Sat. Feb. 27, the community is invited to attend an artisan blacksmithing demonstration from 10AM-4PM @ Georgia State Railroad Museum. A dozen blacksmiths from the Southeast will showcase their craft and fabricating items for purchase in the blacksmith shop.

The expert metalsmith artists will create a variety of designs using just the old world tools of fire, anvil and hammer to make their masterpieces. Please note that while many of the items will be for purchase, most sales are cash only.

Cost

The day-long event is open for the cost of general admission at Georgia State Railroad Museum, $10 for adults and $6 for children ages 2 to 12 years old.

The entire Georgia State Railroad Museum site will be open for exploring, so visitors are encouraged to walk through the historic railcars, experience the handcar and go on a guided Site Tour by Train.

Georgia State Railroad Museum, 655 Louisville Rd, Savannah 31401, 912-651-6823, chsgeorgia.org/GSRM, Coastal Heritage Society is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Prepare for the Invasion: Interactive historic re-enactment kids’ program @ Old Fort Jackson

Thursday, January 28th, 2016

Old Fort Jackson SavannahMix fun with education at Prepare for the Invasion! – a kid-friendly, interactive historic re-enactment program happening Presidents’ Weekend of Feb 12-Feb 15 2016 at Old Fort Jackson in Savannah.

Prepare of Invasion: The British have Arrived on Georgia Soil

Throughout the weekend, visitors will learn about and experience the lives of those Revolutionary War and War of 1812 soldiers who were garrisoned on Salter’s Island at Five Fathoms Hole to protect Savannah from the British.

Learn more here. 

Old Fort Jackson
1 Fort Jackson Road
Savannah, GA 31404
912-232-3945

Admission:
$7 per adult
$4 per child (ages 2-12)
Ask about the Discount Combination Ticket

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Sunday: 9am-5pm

Coastal Heritage Society manages Old Fort Jackson, a historic fort located on the Savannah River three miles east of downtown Savannah, www.chsgeorgia.org/, Coastal Heritage Society is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Visit CHS on Super Museum Sunday for free admission

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016

FREE events Savannah Super Museum Sunday 2016Where can you learn about three centuries of diverse history in Savannah?

Coastal Heritage Society’s five sites are once again participating in Georgia History Festival’s Super Museum Sunday, on Sun. Feb. 7, 2016 from noon to 4 pm.

Georgia History Festival gives locals and visitors a chance to explore the state’s rich history through free programming at historic sites, house museums and art museums.

What: Georgia History Festival’s Super Museum Sunday

When/Where: Feb 7, noon to 4 pm at all five of CHS sites:
*Georgia State Railroad Museum, 655 Louisville Rd, Savannah, GA
*Old Fort Jackson, 1 Fort Jackson Rd, Savannah, GA
*Pin Point Heritage Museum, 9924 Pin Point Ave, Savannah, GA
*Savannah Children’s Museum, 655 Louisville Rd, Savannah, GA
*Savannah History Museum, 303 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Savannah, GA

Cost: FREE!

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Nutrition Workshops for Kids @ Savannah Children’s Museum

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016

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Join Savannah Children’s Museum starting Valentine’s Day for bi-weekly Sunday nutrition workshops, each focusing on different aspects of a healthy lifestyle.

The program will actively engage children pre-K and up with art, movement, and science, while focusing on nutrition education. The whole family is encouraged to attend and participate.

Naturally Sweet
Sun. Feb. 14 at 12PM and 2PM

Join Jesse, SCM’s resident nutrition expert, to learn about eating the rainbow, fruit as an alternative to candy, and the importance of healthy fats.

5 Senses
Sun. Feb. 28, 12PM and 2PM

Eating isn’t something we do with just our mouths. Every single one of our five senses influences how we eat and the foods we choose most often. Use the five senses while talking about the importance of a varied diet and trying things more than once. All of this along with songs, crafts, movement, story time and takeaways to help you eat healthfully at home.

Be sure to check out SCM’s Calendar for upcoming family nutrition programs.

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Presidents Day Hours

Savannah Children’s Museum will be open Monday Feb. 15, 10AM-4PM

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Daily Programs @ Savannah Children’s Museum

Everyday Savannah Children’s Museum offers enhanced programs and utilizes the museum to bring you and your families engaging opportunities to learn and experience Savannah Children’s Museum in unique ways. These programs are offered daily and are included in the purchase of your museum pass and always free for members.

Wednesdays through Saturdays:
10:30am Rockstar Reading
11:30am Awesome Art
12:30pm Family Fitness
1:30pm Super Science

Sundays:
11:30am Rockstar Reading
12:30pm Awesome Art
1:30pm Family Fitness
2:30pm Super Science

Theatre Workshop & Performance with Show up. Have Fun.

Monday, January 18th, 2016

Show up. Have Fun. Events Children's Events Savannah Theatre Workshop and performance of The Emperor’s New Clothes at Jewel Conservatory Theatre with Show Up.  Have Fun. in Rincon.

Sat. Jan. 23, 2016 at 4PM

LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE

Show Up.  Have Fun. is excited to offer this program for ALL 1st – 6th grade students. This program is with one of the Savannah area’s most beloved teachers, Corinna Rezzelle at The Jewel Conservatory Theatre.

Parents will watch the Jewel’s production of The Emperor’s New Clothes and attend a Talkback Session/Q&A along with their children.  Parents can then sign their children in for the Theatre Workshop at 5:30 PM and return to pick them up when it ends at 6:30 PM.

The schedule for this event is as follows:

  • 3:45 PM – Check in at the theatre with Shylah from “Show Up.  Have Fun.”  (parents and children together)
  • 4:00 PM – Watch the Jewel Conservatory Theatre’s production of The Emperor’s New Clothes (parents and children together)
  • 5:00 PM – Talkback Session/Q&A with the director and cast of the show (parents and children together)
  • 5:30 PM – Theatre Workshop with Corinna Rezzelle (Parents may leave after signing their children in for the workshop at 5:30 PM and pick children up when the workshop ends at 6:30 PM)

The Theatre Workshop with Corinna Rezzelle will include warm-ups, theatre games, and scene study using scenes from The Emperor’s New Clothes.  Snacks will be provided.

Registration for this workshop is only available online through the Show Up.  Have Fun. website.  Click here to go directly to the event registration page.  Questions regarding this event should be directed to shylah@showuphavefunsavannah.com

*Already have tickets to this performance and just need to add your kids to the workshop?  Email shylah@showuphavefunsavannah.com and they will get you set up.

Stay connected.

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Homeschooling your kids or planning to attend multiple events?  Check out Subscription Options that give you early access to event registrations, discounts on all paid events, and access to multiple free events per month.  Additional details can be found on the How It Works and Free Subscriber Events pages.

Show Up.  Have Fun. was founded by a Savannah mom with a passion for hands-on, experience-based learning and a goal of providing fun and engaging educational and social opportunities for families.  Show Up.  Have Fun. organizes events throughout Savannah and the Lowcountry.

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MLK Jr. Holiday Weekend soldier demos, interactive program @ Old Fort Jackson

Tuesday, January 12th, 2016

Thanksgiving demos, interactive program Savannah Old Fort Jackson Did you know that Old Fort Jackson in Savannah has seen 100 years of military conflict? The location played an important role in the American Revolutionary War, the War of 1812 and the Civil War.

Come learn about the importance of the fort’s location during our special “A Century of Sentries” program over this upcoming MLK Jr. Day 3-day weekend 2016.

Explore the daily life of a soldier, while uncovering stories about the many individuals and units once stationed here.

Guests can participate in a variety of activities appropriate for all ages. Available activities include marching, battle reenactments, heavy artillery drill and musket and cannon demonstrations.

“A Century of Sentries” is FREE for members and the cost of regular admission for the general public. Click here to become a member & save big.

Chatham Days‘ buy one, get one free discount for locals applies until Jan. 31 @ Old Fort Jackson. Free for members.

When: Jan. 15-18, 2016  9AM-5PM

Where: Old Fort Jackson, 1 Fort Jackson Rd., Savannah, GA 31404

Cost: FREE for members; general admission is $7 for adults and $4 for children. Click here to become a member & save big.

Old Fort Jackson, 1 Fort Jackson Road, Savannah, GA 31404 (912.232.3945)

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loyalists liberty Savannah History Museum Loyalists & Liberty: A Revolutionary War Experience at Savannah History Museum, Fri. Jan. 15- Mon. Jan. 18  2016.

The story of Savannah’s role in the American Revolution comes alive. This hands-on family-friendly experience starts in Savannah History Museum, where you will learn about Savannah at the time of the Revolution, conditions of a soldier in the American militia, and events leading up to the 1779 Battle of Savannah. The program concludes on Battlefield Memorial Park with musket firing demonstrations, while you join in our reenactment of the militia attack on this British fortification.

This experimental program is offered on select days including Jan. 15-18 2016 at 10:30AM, 12:30PM, and 2:30PM. For more information, click here or call 912.651.6840 x 303.

Savannah History Museum, 303 MLK Jr. Blvd. Savannah, 31401, www.chsgeorgia.org/SHM Coastal Heritage Society is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser. 

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Train Rides in SavannahDiesel Train Rides at Georgia State Railroad Museum

What: Come for a site tour of Georgia State Railroad Museum and enjoy a special diesel train ride, showcasing our #119 locomotive, a 44 tonner center cab switch engine, which was built in 1947.

When/Where: Daily from Jan. 15-18 at Georgia State Railroad Museum, 655 Louisville Rd. Savannah, GA 31401.

Cost: The price of general admission. Adult tickets are $10 and children’s tickets are $6 (for children 2 to 12 years of age.) Discounted train rides for members.

Learn more here. 

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FREE entrance to museums on Super Museum Sunday 2016

Tuesday, January 5th, 2016

Super Museum Sunday 2016 Savannah free entrance to museums

FREE admission to museums, historic sites on Super Museum Sunday, Feb. 7

Georgia History Festival’s Super Museum Sunday 2016 is Sun. Feb. 7 when various museums and historical sites in the Savannah area are free and open to the public.

See the list of participating Super Museum Sunday Sites here. 

Various sites will have free admission on Sunday, February 7th, 2016, from 12:00 noon – 4:00 p.m., unless alternate hours are listed. All Coastal Heritage Society sites – Savannah Children’s Museum, Georgia State Railroad Museum, Fort Jackson, Savannah History Museum – will be open & free.

*Georgia State Railroad Museum, 655 Louisville Rd, Savannah, GA
*Old Fort Jackson, 1 Fort Jackson Rd, Savannah, GA
*Pin Point Heritage Museum, 9924 Pin Point Ave, Savannah, GA
*Savannah Children’s Museum, 655 Louisville Rd, Savannah, GA
*Savannah History Museum, 303 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Savannah, GA
Cost: FREE!

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Saturday & Sunday, 10AM- 4PM Feb 6 & 7 2016
Wormsloe Historic Site, 7601 Skidaway Rd, Savannah  31406.
Experience life in Colonial Georgia during the 18th century with a military encampment, sutler’s row, craft demonstrations, military demonstrations, and period music and dance. Food concessions will be available. Free. 912-353-3023.

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Georgia Day Parade Savannah 2016FREE Georgia Day Parade 2016

Georgia History Festival’s Georgia Day Parade in Savannah
Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at 10:30AM
Students & teachers costumed as historical figures march through Savannah’s historic squares during this beloved annual event.

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FOR MORE FREE SAVANNAH AREA KIDS’ EVENTS, CLICK HERE. 

Kids’ Winter Art Classes & Workshops @ Everyone’s An Artist Studio, Pooler

Sunday, January 3rd, 2016

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Winter 2016 Art Classes for kids in Pooler

Kids’ Winter 2016 Art classes start Jan. 18 @  Everyone’s An Artist studio at 115 Canal St. in Pooler. Classes are available for ages 2-18.

The Winter Class schedule has been updated to include a newly added “Art for Teens” class.

Classes include drawing & painting; home-school classes; famous artists; mixed media and more.

Register via Everyone’s An Artist website today or call to register: 912-755-4567

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Kids’ Movie Night

Everyone’s An Artist studio offers regular Kids’ Movie Night where kids can enjoy a movie, art project & pizza while you enjoy a childfree night.

Kids’ Movie Night
Sat. Jan. 16
6-9pm.
Drop the kids with us for a movie, pizza, crafts, and fun.
Cost: $30/child or $20 each for siblings.
Movie this week: “Rio”.
Call ahead to register. 912-755-4567

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Open Studio Hours

Bring the little ones to Open Studio @ Everyone’s An Artist  in Pooler.

Open Studio times are:

Mon., Tues., Thurs., (Jan. 11, 12, & 14) 10AM-1PM

Tues & Thurs (Jan. 19 & 21) 10AM-1PM.

Drop off for up to an hour, and complete one Art Kit of their choice for $15. Lots of fun options to choose from.

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Save the date for Shopkins!

February 6, 2-4PM Everyone’s An Artist studio is throwing a big party for all the little Shopkins fans in your life.

Bring your favorite Shopkins characters to play with, and your duplicates to trade.

$25 admission includes Shopkins themed jewelry making, canvas painting, and play time with new friends!

Please call to register: 912-755-4567

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Valentines’ Art Workshop for Kids

Love is in the air at Everyone’s an Artist studio in Pooler.

Kids of all ages are welcome to join in Valentine’s themed arts and crafts for this special workshop, Sat., Feb. 13, 2-4PM.

$20 admission covers 3 fun and creative projects for kids to give their loved ones on Valentine’s Day

Register here. 

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Everyone’s An Artist studio, 115 Canal St. Pooler, offers group & private art classes, birthday parties, kids’ movie nights, adult art parties & more. On Facebook here. Everyone’s An Artist studio is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser. 

Winter/Early Spring 2016 Youth Art Classes & Workshops @ Telfair Museums’ Jepson Center, Savannah

Sunday, January 3rd, 2016

Jepson Winter Spring 2016 Art Classes Savannah TelfairRegister your child for Telfair Museums’ late winter/early spring art classes & workshops in Savannah. All classes and workshops are at the Jepson Center unless otherwise noted.

For more information or to register, click on Register Now tab below or call 912.790.8823.

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Portfolio Builder: Youth Drawing: Session 1

Ages: 10-14
Instructor: Marisa Lilje
Thursdays, February 25-March 31 | 4:30-6pm
No class March 17
Members $100 | Non-members $125

This class is designed to help upper-elementary and middle school students improve their drawing skills and begin the process of developing a portfolio. In Drawing I, students will focus on measurement, proportion, and perspective, with some practice portraiture and sketching from clothed models. Youth Drawing is a great class for students to develop their art portfolios. New students welcome. All materials will be provided.

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Video Game Development

Ages: 10-16
Thursdays, February 25-March 31 | 4:30-6pm
No class March 17
Members $100 | Non-members $125

In this five week class students will build their own video game. Students will explore, play, and develop video games while learning computer programming from scratch using Game Maker. Suitable for beginners to intermediate-level participants with a fun-loving personality, no programing experience required. All Materials will be provided.

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3D Printed Jump Drive

Ages: 13 and older
Instructor: Ty Donaldson, Maven Makers
Saturday, February 6 and 13 | 1-4pm
Members $75 | Non-members $95

Create your USB flash drive. In this class you will learn how to 3D model your own USB flash drive housing and print it on the 3D printer. We will provide the components you just come and enjoy making.

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Battle Tops

Ages: 13 and older
Instructor: Ty Donaldson, Maven Makers
Tuesday, February 2 – March 1 | 4:30-6pm
Members $100 | Non-members $125

Come build your own battle tops and compete against others with your creations! In this class you will learn how to 3D model, 3D print your top and get ready for battle!

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Little Bits

Ages: 8 and older
Saturday, February 20 | 10am-12pm
Members $30 | Non-members $45

Learn how to make electronics with no soldering or wiring with Little Bits. These fun and engaging bits are more than toys; they’re an awesome way to learn how electronics work at a basic level.

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3D Puzzles

Ages: 8 and older
Instructor: Ty Donaldson, Maven Makers
Saturday, February 20 | 1pm-4pm
Members $30 | Non-members $45

Create 3-dimensional puzzles! Have you always wondered how they make those mind bending puzzles? Come and learn how to make one of your own.

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FREE nature program for ages 3-4 @ Savannah National Wildlife Refuge

Friday, January 1st, 2016

free preschooler program at Savannah National Wildlife Refuge The Savannah National Wildlife Refuge now hosts a “Young Explorers Club” on the first Tuesday of each month.

The free, hour-long monthly program for 3-4 year-olds. It starts at 10AM on the first Tuesday of each month.

The programs will on the first Tuesday of every month at the Savannah National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center (694 Beech Hill Lane Hardeeville, SC 29927).

Each month, a different animal or method of conservation will be highlighted. Juniors of Girl Scout Troop 30387 have designed the monthly programs as their service project for completing the Bronze Award. The themes are:
February – Lady Bugs
March – Plants
April – Recycle
May – Baby Birds
June – Alligators
July – Sea Turtles

Learn more here.

Loyalists & Liberty: Kids’ American Revolution interactive program @ Savannah History Museum

Wednesday, December 16th, 2015

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The story of Savannah’s role in the American Revolution comes alive with the Loyalists & Liberty interactive program @ Savannah History Museum & Battlefield Memorial Park.

This hands-on family-friendly experience starts in Savannah History Museum, where you will learn about colonial life, conditions of a soldier in the American militia, and events leading up to the 1779 Battle of Savannah. The program concludes on Battlefield Memorial Park with musket firing demonstrations, while you join in a reenactment of the militia attack on the British fortification.

This experiential program is offered on select days including Jan. 15 -18 at Savannah History Museum at 10:30AM, 12:30PM, 2:30PM.

For more information, please call 912.651.6840 ext. 303.

Detail here. 

Savannah History Museum, 303 MLK Jr. Blvd., www.chsgeorgia.org/SHM, Coastal Heritage Society is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Kids’ Winter 2016 Art Classes @ Everyone’s An Artist studio in Pooler

Wednesday, December 16th, 2015

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Give the gift of art this Christmas – give art classes @  Everyone’s An Artist studio at 115 Canal St. in Pooler.

Until December 25 2015, you can pre-register the little ones in your life for any 8 week Winter session class for only $150. That’s a $35 savings!

Classes include drawing & painting; home-school classes; famous artists; mixed media and more.

Sign up soon to take advantage of this great deal & creative gift.

Call to register. 912-755-4567

 

Everyone’s An Artist studio, 115 Canal St. Pooler, offers group & private art classes, birthday parties, kids’ movie nights, adult art parties & more. On Facebook here. Everyone’s An Artist studio is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser. 

FREE public reading of Truman Capote’s “A Christmas Memory,” Savannah

Wednesday, November 18th, 2015

Free Savannah Holiday Events: Reading of Truman Capote's A Christmas Memory Bob Strozier reads Truman Capote’s “A Christmas Memory” @  Flannery O’Connor’s childhood home in downtown Savannah. 

One of the founding members of the Flannery O’Connor Childhood Home and a retired professor of English at Armstrong Atlantic State University, Bob Strozier returns for his annual reading of “A Christmas Memory” @ Flannery O’Connor’s childhood home in downtown Savannah. 

Don’t miss this much-loved holiday tradition. Be sure to arrive early to get a seat.

4pm, Sunday December 13 2015

The reading takes place in the parlor at the Flannery O’Connor Childhood Home, located at 207 E. Charlton Street on Lafayette Square in Savannah. All lectures are free and open to the public.

For more information, please visit www.flanneryoconnorhome.org  or call 912.233.6014.